Cubs Recall Dillon Maples

Maples has a 6.75 ERA in 11 appearances this season.

670 The Score Staff
September 13, 2019 - 11:48 am

(670 The Score) The Cubs have recalled righty reliever Dillon Maples from Triple-A Iowa. He will be available when the Cubs host the Pirates on Friday afternoon. 

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Maples, 27, has a 6.75 ERA in 11 appearances for the Cubs this season. It will be his fifth stint with the team. He has limited foes to a .182 batting averaging in 9 1/3 innings, over which he's struck out 14 and walked 10. 

The Cubs' active roster now stands at 37 players.

The Cubs trail the NL Central-leading Cardinals by four games and are currently tied with the Brewers for the second National League wild-card spot.